Photo: Maxwell Baynes Vineyards / Christie's International Real Estate
A Chinese property investment company acquired French wine estate Chateau Fauchey on the right bank of the Garonne river southeast of Bordeaux in late July, according to an emailed statement from Maxwell-Baynes-Vineyards, an affiliate of Christie’s International Real Estate.
The estate comprises the 15th century chateau along with 25 hectares (62 acres) of land, of which 6.5 hectares are AOC Cadillac Cotes de Bordeaux vines, according to Maxwell-Baynes-Vineyards. It identified the purchaser as Profitsun Holdings (Hong Kong), which also bought the estate’s stock of wine, it said. The purchase price wasn’t disclosed.
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